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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' North, Longitude: 50° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.99 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.11 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.8"966.16 miwest0° 07' 35.1"8.70 misouth966.50 mi
24 hours11° 34' 27.4"770.36 mieast3° 24' 09.9"233.95 misouth810.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownTue 6:10 AM981 km609 miles529 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceTue 6:10 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmWest W
CastriesTue 6:10 AM1096 km681 miles592 nmWest W
RoseauTue 6:10 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmWest W
KingstownTue 6:10 AM1145 km712 miles618 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 6:10 AM1153 km716 miles623 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 6:10 AM1171 km727 miles632 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 7:10 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 7:10 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmSouth S
Saint George'sTue 6:10 AM1238 km770 miles669 nmWest-southwest WSW
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